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Nuclear Policy Research Programme

Published on : 30-Oct-2014

We are pleased to inform you about a new research grant opportunity: the Nuclear Policy Research Programme (NPRP) administered by the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).  The MTI has identified 5 research areas for this grant call:

  1. International governance and legislative frameworks
  2. Nuclear safety, security and safeguards
  3. Civil and international nuclear liability
  4. Public perception of nuclear energy and
  5. Human resource development


The MTI has advised that submitted proposals should cover one or more of the research questions/research areas.  Interested applicants may refer to the Request-for-Proposal available here for more details.

Interested applicants are requested to prepare their proposals in accordance to the grant agency's requirements.  For submission of research proposals, PIs are requested to take note of the following:

  • Administrative checking is done by applicants and respective School Administrators.  Interested applicants are requested to check with their School Administrators regarding their Schools' internal deadlines for administrative checks;
  • Proposals must be submitted through RITA.  First time users may register for an account here
  • RITA user-guide is available here for first-time users;
  • Internal deadlines:
    • Summary table and a copy of the submitted research proposal (to be submitted through School Administrators) to RSO on 18 Nov 2014;
    • To avoid any unforeseen technical errors, all applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their proposals online by 14 Nov 2014 noon for endorsement by the appointed institution authority